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Boy Name: Gryphon

Name: Gryphon
Pronunciation: \g-ry-phon\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: hooked nose
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Gryffin, Gryffen, Griffon
Similar Names: Gradon, Graydon, Grayton, Grayson, Greyson, Greydon, Guryon


Gryphon \g-ry-phon\ as a boy's name is a variant of Griffin (Latin), and the meaning of Gryphon is "hooked nose".

The baby name Gryphon sounds like Gryffin, Gryffen and Griffon. Other similar baby names are Gradon, Graydon, Grayton, Grayson, Greyson, Greydon and Guryon.


Gryphon is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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